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Biography

 

Maciej Gański

Maciej Gański is one of the most prominent Polish pianists of his generation. Born in 1984 in Gdańsk. Completed with distinction the Primary and Secondary Music School in Gdańsk. In 2008 he graduated with distinction from the S. Moniuszko Academy of Music in Gdańsk in the piano class of Prof. A. Artykiewicz and chamber music class of Prof. A. Prabucka-Firlej. In 2011 he completed postgraduate studies at The Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts in Odense (Denmark) in the piano class of Prof. C. Bjørkøe.

A prize winner of more than 20 music competitions, among others:

Maciej GańskiA prize winner of 4 International Piano Workshops in Kolbudy (2001) and Warsaw Piano Workshops (2001, 2004, 2005). He took part in many piano and chamber music master classes, among others in those held by such artists as: P. Entremont, E. Indjic, A. Jasiński, L. Kum-Sing, J. Marchwiński, W. Nosina, E. Pobłocka, B. Ringeissen. He participated in about 30 music festivals in Japan, France, Demark, Italy, Ukraine and Poland.

 

A scholarship holder of the Polish Minister of Culture in 1999, 2000, 2002, 2005 and 2006, President of Gdańsk City in 2006, 2007 and 2008, Socrates/Erazmus, Danish Government, foundation ''Agrafka Muzyczna'', "Młoda Polska", Karen og Artur Feldthusens Fond, Esther Bagnings Fond and The Paris International Summer Sessions. He got Gdańsk City Award for Young Artists in the Filed of Culture.


Maciej Gański He made recordings for Danish Radio and for Polish, Spanish and Japanese TV. He was giving about 500 concerts (solo, with orchestra and chamber music) in Poland, Denmark, Japan, USA, Egypt, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Holland, Belarus, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Romania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, The Republic of Moldova.A scholarship holder of the Polish Minister of Culture in 1999, 2000, 2002, 2005 and 2006, President of Gdańsk City in 2006, 2007 and 2008, Socrates/Erazmus, Danish Government, foundation ''Agrafka Muzyczna'', "Młoda Polska", Karen og Artur Feldthusens Fond, Esther Bagnings Fond and The Paris International Summer Sessions. He got Gdańsk City Award for Young Artists in the Filed of Culture.

 

Since 2009 he has been working as a teacher at the piano department in The S. Moniuszko Music Academy in Gdańsk. In the years 2009-2010 he was an accompanist at The Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts in Odense (Denmark). In the years 2012-2014 he was a teacher in The Z. Noskowski Music School in Gdynia. His students won prizes at International and National Piano Competitions and play concerts in Poland and abroad. Maciej Gański gave Master Class for students in Academy of Music in Odense (Denmark).